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Re: DFSG violations in Lenny: new proposal

Stephen Gran <sgran@debian.org> writes:

> Then I suppose the best thing would be for you to downgrade the bug from
> RC.

I'm not one of the release managers nor am I a glibc maintainer, so I
don't think that would be an appropriate action for me to take.  I've just
been following the bug for a few years.

Since it's now in the process of hopefully being finally resolved, leaving
it at RC status has probably had a positive effect on getting it taken
care of (although I don't know if the severity of the problem warranted

> What I currently see is several RC bugs about DFSG issues, and lots of
> people arguing that we need a GR to release with one set, but not for
> the other.

This is exactly why I believe I'll be supporting the resolution that
delegates this decision to the release team.

Russ Allbery (rra@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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